Matt is a nationally-renowned event specialist with over 15 years of experience in the industry. He is a natural born leader with an extensive portfolio. Matt has produced a wide variety of events throughout his career including national athletic tournaments, luxury social gatherings, Fortune 500 business meetings & conferences, & A-List Red Carpet Galas.
Matt's career began in Cleveland, Ohio where clients instantly recognized his eye for detail & ability to flawlessly execute their vision. A desire to further grow in the industry brought Matthew to Chicago, IL, where he was able to use his creativity, sales, & marketing expertise to the launch a new luxury property. Eventually Matt was approached by restaurant group, Fig & Olive, with the opportunity to relocate to the company's flagship location in West Hollywood, CA. This position would be challenged to redesign the organizations events program to create new sources of business and increase Hollywood partnerships. Matt thrived in this role, & today is most known for his work on high-profile events in the LA social & entertainment scene for A-List Celebrities, The Oscars, The Grammys, and even a dinner for The White House. Whether it's dinner for two or a blowout for thousands, his clients appreciate his unparalleled passion for service, ingenious ideas, & fresh approach.
Matt is now using his experience in the San Diego Area to oversee regional marketing for Westfield Shopping Centers. In this role he contributes to modern approaches to allow for safe gatherings, as well as creative curated methods to connect retailers with the masses. He & his fiancé love to hike, go to the beach, & entertain. They also enjoy fostering dogs seeking adoption, most recently a spunky white pitbull who is deaf named Snow White.